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Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. Albula

Western Mugweed, White Sage, Silver Wormwood, estafiate

Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. Albula
Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. Albula
Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. Albula

Life form2, 3: forb, perennial
Habitat: mountains, rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf shape3: lanceolate
leaf surface3: canescent to tomentose
leaf margin3: revolute and pinnatifid
Flower color2: greenish or green
Flowering period2: Aug. to Nov.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Status: locally common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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